According to one source, Mr. Urrutia-Garcia, "told one of them (an applicant) where to get fraudulent identity documents and encouraged another to give him a fake Social Security card."
Said U.S. Attorney Brett Tolman, "We at least found the human resources director was intimately involved enough to be proactively engaged in illegal activity".
Urrutia-Garcia specifically) are the latest scapegoats, in a very long line of scapegoats, for the geo-political conundrum that is illegal immigration. Caught between high demand for labor and a short supply of Americans up to the task (literally); recruiters have few choices. Until the market conditions that cause this problem are addressed, there will always be HR Directors that take the same path as Alex; viewing the hiring undocumented workers as an acceptable risk.